A person who has not done one half his day's work by ten o clock, runs a chance of leaving the other half undone.
I wrote the script of Patton. I had this very bizarre opening where he stands up in front of an American flag and gives this speech. Ultimately, I was fired. When the script was done, they hired another writer and that script was forgotten.
I know many books which have bored their readers, but I know of none which has done real evil.
If you ask people what they've always wanted to do, most people haven't done it. That breaks my heart.
I haven't done a marathon for a long time. So we'll see. I will need good luck.
If my films make one more person miserable, I'll feel I have done my job.
Devote each day to the object then in time and every evening will find something done.
Those who intend on becoming great should love neither themselves nor their own things, but only what is just, whether it happens to be done by themselves or others.
I cling to the fantasy that I could have done something more creative. Like actually writing a script, or writing a book. But the awful truth is that I... probably can't!
I'd also like to do a play. I've never done theater, and constantly changing and refining a performance is something I'd like to do, even though it may sound like work to some people - and it probably is work.
Giving up smoking is the easiest thing in the world. I know because I've done it thousands of times.
I am composing like a god, as if it simply had to be done as it has been done.
I've never done any nudity, but I would do basically anything if a role called for it.
Probably the greatest harm done by vast wealth is the harm that we of moderate means do ourselves when we let the vices of envy and hatred enter deep into our own natures.
Men do what is called a good action, as some piece of courage or charity, much as they would pay a fine in expiation of daily non-appearance on parage.? Thier works are done as an apology or extenuation of thier living in the world.-as invalids and the insane pay a high? board.? Thier virtues are penances.? I do not wish to expiate, but to live.? My life is for itself and not a spectacle.?I can not consent to pay for privilege where I have intrinsic right.
I don't get off on romantic parts. But I often think if I had had my dental work done early on, well, maybe.
He has the deed half done who has made a beginning.
I mean, you have to be able - you have to have made the commitment within yourself to do whatever it takes to get the job done and to try to inspire other people to do it, because obviously the first rule is you can't do it by yourself.
The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Remember always that the ultimate value is meditation, so anything you do, do meditatively; and all things can be done in a meditative way.
Marlon Brando. The finest actor who ever lived. He was my idol when I was 13. He's done enough work to last two lifetimes. Everything I do, I think: Can Brando play this with me?
I want to be able to look back and say, 'I've done everything I can, and I was successful.' I don't want to look back and say I should have done this or that. I'd like to change things for the younger generation of swimmers coming along.
On the plus side, death is one of the few things that can be done as easily lying down .
He who enjoys doing and enjoys what he has done is happy.
Nothing is ever done beautifully which is done in rivalship: or nobly, which is done in pride.